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The Brother from Another Planet (1984)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $3,700,000Details
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
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Metrics

Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: September 7th, 1984 (Wide) by Cinecom
MPAA Rating: R for language, some drug content and brief nudity.
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Source:Original Screenplay
Genre:Comedy
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction

Ranking on other Records and Milestones

RecordRankAmountChart
Date
Days In
Release
Biggest Domestic 47th Weekend 64 $8,137 Jul 26, 1985 325
Biggest Domestic 46th Weekend 75 $5,131 Jul 19, 1985 318
Biggest Domestic 45th Weekend 73 $10,559 Jul 12, 1985 311
Biggest Domestic 44th Weekend 66 $15,215 Jul 5, 1985 304
Biggest Domestic 43rd Weekend 69 $11,733 Jun 28, 1985 297
Biggest Domestic 41st Weekend 57 $24,375 Jun 14, 1985 283
Biggest Domestic 40th Weekend 64 $22,236 Jun 7, 1985 276
Biggest Domestic 39th Weekend 59 $32,488 May 31, 1985 269
Biggest Domestic 38th Weekend 63 $29,750 May 24, 1985 262
Biggest Domestic 37th Weekend 70 $27,100 May 17, 1985 255
Biggest Domestic 36th Weekend 78 $28,278 May 10, 1985 248
Biggest Domestic 35th Weekend 76 $33,428 May 3, 1985 241
Biggest Domestic 34th Weekend 68 $42,700 Apr 26, 1985 234
Biggest Domestic 32nd Weekend 94 $32,649 Apr 12, 1985 220

Cast

Joe Morton    The Brother
David Strathairn    Man in black
Steve James    Odell
Fisher Stevens    Card trickster
Bill Cobbs    Walter
Tom Wright    Sam

Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records


Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/10/26 29 $67,887   9 $7,543   $67,887 8
1984/11/02 28 $119,927 +77% 28 $4,283   $216,909 9
1984/11/09 29 $98,811 -18% 19 $5,201   $347,243 10
1984/11/16 32 $109,766 +11% 15 $7,318   $505,243 11
1984/11/23 27 $106,247 -3% 15 $7,083   $632,282 12
1984/11/30 22 $107,148 +1% 23 $4,659   $771,827 13
1984/12/07 24 $67,037 -37% 17 $3,943   $869,090 14
1984/12/14 25 $60,547 -10% 17 $3,562   $951,982 15
1984/12/21 28 $118,301 +95% 23 $5,144   $1,088,369 16
1984/12/28 26 $192,988 +63% 23 $8,391   $1,305,588 17
1985/01/04 24 $144,741 -25% 28 $5,169   $1,473,805 18
1985/01/11 24 $167,804 +16% 30 $5,593   $1,689,856 19
1985/01/18 26 $90,460 -46% 28 $3,231   $1,813,352 20
1985/01/25 25 $97,796 +8% 28 $3,493   $1,948,302 21
1985/02/01 25 $85,037 -13% 27 $3,150   $2,076,189 22
1985/02/08 30 $78,442 -8% 25 $3,138   $2,177,981 23
1985/02/15 31 $89,935 +15% 22 $4,088   $2,288,767 24
1985/02/22 32 $66,113 -26% 19 $3,480   $2,374,623 25
1985/03/01 36 $60,261 -9% 17 $3,545   $2,453,618 26
1985/03/08 34 $53,999 -10% 16 $3,375   $2,523,635 27
1985/03/15 29 $63,735 +18% 23 $2,771   $2,604,423 28
1985/03/22 29 $62,276 -2% 20 $3,114   $2,690,273 29
1985/03/29 33 $33,234 -47% 13 $2,556   $2,744,266 30
1985/04/05 31 $34,874 +5% 15 $2,325   $2,795,271 31
1985/04/12 33 $32,649 -6% 11 $2,968   $2,840,479 32
1985/04/19 34 $13,907 -57% 7 $1,987   $2,867,530 33
1985/04/26 31 $42,700 +207% 18 $2,372   $2,915,910 34
1985/05/03 34 $33,428 -22% 17 $1,966   $2,966,780 35
1985/05/10 36 $28,278 -15% 14 $2,020   $3,007,422 36
1985/05/17 30 $27,100 -4% 14 $1,936   $3,043,452 37
1985/05/24 28 $29,750 +10% 8 $3,719   $3,081,760 38
1985/05/31 25 $32,488 +9% 11 $2,953   $3,119,015 39
1985/06/07 25 $22,236 -32% 6 $3,706   $3,162,690 40
1985/06/14 22 $24,375 +10% 7 $3,482   $3,195,289 41
1985/06/28 25 $11,733   5 $2,347   $3,216,502 43
1985/07/05 25 $15,215 +30% 6 $2,536   $3,235,415 44
1985/07/12 27 $10,559 -31% 5 $2,112   $3,250,654 45
1985/07/19 30 $5,131 -51% 2 $2,566   $3,258,940 46
1985/07/26 29 $8,137 +59% 3 $2,712   $3,269,276 47

Daily Box Office Performance

Weekly Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1984/10/26 27 $96,982   9 $10,776   $96,982 8
1984/11/02 26 $151,450 +56% 28 $5,409   $248,432 9
1984/11/09 28 $147,045 -3% 19 $7,739   $395,477 10
1984/11/16 27 $130,558 -11% 15 $8,704   $526,035 11
1984/11/23 24 $138,644 +6% 15 $9,243   $664,679 12
1984/11/30 21 $137,374 -1% 23 $5,973   $802,053 13
1984/12/07 22 $89,382 -35% 17 $5,258   $891,435 14
1984/12/14 23 $78,633 -12% 17 $4,625   $970,068 15
1984/12/21 27 $142,532 +81% 23 $6,197   $1,112,600 16
1984/12/28 24 $216,464 +52% 23 $9,411   $1,329,064 17
1985/01/04 23 $192,988 -11% 28 $6,892   $1,522,052 18
1985/01/11 23 $200,840 +4% 30 $6,695   $1,722,892 19
1985/01/18 24 $127,614 -36% 28 $4,558   $1,850,506 20
1985/01/25 23 $140,646 +10% 28 $5,023   $1,991,152 21
1985/02/01 22 $108,387 -23% 27 $4,014   $2,099,539 22
1985/02/08 27 $99,293 -8% 25 $3,972   $2,198,832 23
1985/02/15 30 $109,678 +10% 22 $4,985   $2,308,510 24
1985/02/22 31 $84,847 -23% 19 $4,466   $2,393,357 25
1985/03/01 33 $76,279 -10% 17 $4,487   $2,469,636 26
1985/03/08 27 $71,052 -7% 16 $4,441   $2,540,688 27
1985/03/15 26 $87,309 +23% 23 $3,796   $2,627,997 28
1985/03/22 27 $83,035 -5% 20 $4,152   $2,711,032 29
1985/03/29 31 $49,365 -41% 13 $3,797   $2,760,397 30
1985/04/05 28 $47,433 -4% 15 $3,162   $2,807,830 31
1985/04/12 29 $45,793 -3% 11 $4,163   $2,853,623 32
1985/04/19 32 $19,587 -57% 7 $2,798   $2,873,210 33
1985/04/26 29 $60,142 +207% 18 $3,341   $2,933,352 34
1985/05/03 34 $45,792 -24% 17 $2,694   $2,979,144 35
1985/05/10 31 $37,208 -19% 14 $2,658   $3,016,352 36
1985/05/17 25 $35,658 -4% 14 $2,547   $3,052,010 37
1985/05/24 25 $34,517 -3% 8 $4,315   $3,086,527 38
1985/05/31 22 $53,927 +56% 11 $4,902   $3,140,454 39
1985/06/07 19 $30,460 -44% 6 $5,077   $3,170,914 40
1985/06/28 22 $15,431   5 $3,086   $3,220,200 43
1985/07/05 24 $19,895 +29% 6 $3,316   $3,240,095 44
1985/07/12 26 $13,714 -31% 5 $2,743   $3,253,809 45
1985/07/19 24 $7,330 -47% 2 $3,665   $3,261,139 46